Tag: del ray

Tying the Knot: Del Ray newlyweds share their love story

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Kristen Gratton and Patrick Sullivan turned a long-distance shot-in-the-dark into a lifelong commitment. The couple met briefly at a conference during...

Three Del Ray restaurants close within three months

By Missy Schrott | [email protected] Three restaurants along Mount Vernon Avenue, the main business strip in Del Ray, recently closed. Catch on the Ave., a seafood...

Your Views: We need more inclusive input

To the editor: I would like to respond to the letter by Carter Flemming in the Feb. 20 Alexandria Times, “Stop degrading our civic associations,”...

Our View: Doubling down on our editorial

Data is a necessary yet easily manipulated element of decision making. One need look no further than the discussion around the demographics of Old...

Your Views: Old Town is for everyone

To the editor: The Jan. 30 Alexandria Times editorial “Double down on our strengths” recommends that city leaders view decisions affecting Old Town “through the...

Smallcakes cupcake shop opens in Del Ray

By Luke Anderson | [email protected] Woman owned and operated, Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery has found a new sweet spot in Del Ray. Smallcakes is a franchise...

Photos: A festive weekend in Alexandria

The holidays were in full swing last weekend throughout Alexandria. From Old Town to Del Ray, there was no shortage of festive activities. The...

My View | Denise Dunbar: Get that scooter off my sidewalk

Part 1 of 2 Frequent readers of the Alexandria Times know that during 2019 this newspaper has exhaustively reported on scooters in our city. In...

The holiday event season hits Alexandria

By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected] With Thanksgiving in the rearview mirror, the holiday season is in full swing. There are a number of holiday events...

Your Views: Let’s take back Seminary Road

To the editor: I woke up this morning with a twinge of empowerment. Last night I picked up my “Take Back Seminary Road” bumper sticker...